A minor earthquake magnitude 3.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 57 km WSW of Amatignak Island, Alaska (35 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 33.25 km (21 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was reported at 20:37:39 / 8:37 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: us60007hrn. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020174yi0l, us60007hrn. Exact location of event, depth 33.25 km, -179.8906° West, 51.1162° North. Exact time and date of earthquake 26/01/20 / 2020-01-26 08:37:39 / January 26, 2020 @ 8:37 am UTC/GMT.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been eighty-four, in the last 10 days ninety-eight, in the past 30 days one hundred and six and in the last 365 days two hundred and two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 57 km WSW of Amatignak Island, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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